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The Role of Hormone Receptors

Dr. John Minna at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center discusses his CPRIT MIRA grant that involves studying the role of hormone receptors and oncogenes in lung cancers as targets for personalized 
therapy

Reaching Underserved Communities

Through a CPRIT Prevention award, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio is bringing genetic counseling and testing services to areas of Texas never before reached.  

Improving Access to New Therapies

With a CPRIT Research award, Texas Tech University Health Science Center at El Paso is helping patients access cutting-edge clinical trials. 

Reducing Health Disparities

Cancer is the leading cause of death for Asian Americans. With a prevention grant from CPRIT, Light & Salt Association is working to equip communities with education and access to screening that can save lives.

Assessing Risk Factors

With a research grant from CPRIT, scientists at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio are studying risk factors associated with increased liver cancer rates in South Texas.

Helping Patients Overcome Fears

Through a CPRIT Prevention award, health educators at Centro San Vicente of El Paso are empowering patients to take charge of their cancer screening needs.

Patrick Ryan Potts, PhD

Motivated by his experience as a pediatric brain tumor survivor, CPRIT Scholar Dr. Ryan Potts studies the biochemical and molecular mechanisms behind cancer cell formation.

AYA Cancer Survivors

Adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer survivors participating in Seton Healthcare Family's ACCESS-AYA grant from CPRIT. The grant educates survivors and providers about the unique needs of AYAs.

Marc Cox, Ph.D.

Scientists at the University of Texas at El Paso are developing a novel therapy to treat both early and late stage prostate cancer.

Conrad Lyford, Ph.D.

Dr. Conrad Lyford of Texas Tech University discusses a unique public-private partnership made possible by a CPRIT Prevention award to promote cancer prevention in rural communities.

 

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August 20, 2014 - Oversight Committee Meeting

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November 22, 2013 - Oversight Committee Meeting

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